France wants U.N. Security Council meeting on minorities in Middle East

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Posted: Mar 09, 2015 3:03 PM

RABAT (Reuters) - France is calling for a U.N. Security Council meeting on March 27 to discuss the situation of minorities in the Middle East, Foreign Minister Laurent Fabius said on Monday.

Fabius told a news conference in Rabat he would chair the meeting which would discuss the problems of Christians and other minorities in the region.

(Reporting by Aziz El Yaakoubi; Editing by Robin Pomeroy)